Win one of two, $1,000 shopping sprees

Pulse survey seeks shoppers' input; offers prizes in return

  • Mar. 9, 2017 3:00 p.m.

The Parksville Qualicum Beach News is offering readers the chance to win one of two $1,000 regional prizes for participating in an online reader survey.

The survey questions will help to gauge shopping patterns of District 69 residents over the next year. Your purchasing plans, whether big or small, are of great interest to our local businesses and have a huge impact on the strategies that these businesses will focus on for their customers.

With this important customer data, businesses will be able to focus on what shoppers plan to purchase, which ultimately helps strengthen our local economy.

Because of this, your participation in the survey is vital.

We know our readers’ time is valuable, so to show our appreciation for your participation in the Pulse of Parksville Qualicum Beach survey, we would like to send you on a shopping spree.

Just for taking the survey, you’ll be entered to win one of two $1,000 regional prizes. It’s as simple as logging into pulseresearch.com/parksvillequalicumbeach/ to get started. At the end of the survey, you’ll be asked to provide your name and phone number, but be assured that personal information is gathered for contest entry purposes only, and will not be provided to any other sources.

“Newspapers have the opportunity to deliver informative editorial coverage but also to convey what our local businesses have to offer through advertising,” explains Parksville Qualicum Beach News publisher Peter McCully.

“Businesses rely on our community paper to reach their potential customers and the Pulse of Parksville Qualicum Beach survey will ensure the Parksville Qualicum Beach News has the most up-to-date information from residents to pass on to our local business owners.”

NEWS Staff